PROVIDE SUPPORT TO ELECTRICAL WORKER
Learn how to effectively and safely support electrical trades-person
This training program is designed to give the participants the practical skills and knowledge required to work in conjunction with and support an electrical tradesperson in the Resources sector. This program gives basic knowledge of electrical fundamentals, electrical safety, and an introduction to basic electrical componentry.
Competencies achieved include:
Provide support to electrical tradesperson
UETDRRF004 - Perform rescue from a live LV panel
HLTAID009 - Provide Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Access, interpret and apply documentation to support an electrical tradesperson and ensure the work activity is compliant
Obtain, read, interpret, clarify and confirm work requirements coordinating work activities
Basic electrical knowledge
General electrical safety
Arc flash awareness
Identifying basic electrical components and their function
personal protective equipment
Identify and select required parts and stores
Applying emergency procedures
Performing rescue from a live low voltage panel
Providing CPR and use of an AED
Mode of Delivery
This course utilises blended delivery with the online component of provide support to an electrical trades-person, low voltage rescue and CPR covers all aspects of performing a rescue from a live panel and performing Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation. The “face to face” component of the Mackay course includes instruction in the duties of a safety observer (electrical), instruction in the rescue of a person (lightweight dummy) from a simulated “live” switchboard, and CPR using a mannequin and a defibrillator.
Who Should Attend?
Any individual who is working with an electrical tradesperson provided support and filling the role of a safety observer for electrical work should attend this course.
Any person who is providing support to an electrical tradesperson needs to refresh these skills every 12 months.